A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 67 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (42 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:15:02 / 8:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -117.9828° West, 38.1733° North. Unique identifier: nn00726510. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00726510. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 16:15:02 / May 16, 2020 @ 4:15 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and four, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 67 km W of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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